Sentence Examples


  • Why should I envy them?
  • Well-worn furniture populated the homey main room, some no doubt the envy of an antique shop.
  • In matters of the heart, if any consoling or any disturbing passion played a great part in his life, we do not know it; we know only (apart from a few passing shadows cast by calumny and envy) of affectionate and dignified relations with friends, patrons and pupils, of public and private regard mixed in the days of his youth with dazzled admiration, and in those of his age with something of reverential awe.
  • A lady entering the next box shot a glance of feminine envy at Natasha.
  • I envy him, but you want to make him what I am, without giving him my means.
 

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